Skilled Workers Needed as American Manufacturing Reclaims its Prowess

Shankel, Gerald
December 2007
Metal Center News;Dec2007, Vol. 47 Issue 13, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports on the factors that contribute to the demand of highly skilled industrial workers in the U.S. It stated that manufacturing job attracts many immigrants, but those who have difficulties with English as their second language face hurdles that impact effectiveness. It is suggested that trade groups and manufacturing executives should convey to educators the need to create curricula which provides young people with knowledge and skills in demand on the factory floor.


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